Best Headphones Under Rs. 5000

Best Headphones Under Rs. 5000

To ease your buying decision: here is list of top recommendations and the best headphones under 5000.

Anyone who loves listening to music knows how important headphones are. Most pairs of headphones that come with smartphones are mediocre in audio quality and are not durable. We know how much of a letdown that is for music enthusiasts. For this reason, people look for an upgrade from the stock pair of headphones.  

But, choosing the perfect pair of headphones is easier said than done. There are a gazillion options available in the market, with each pair of headphones claiming to be the best. How to choose the best one for you? Another question that invariably follows is - 'Will I have to burn a hole in my pocket for a good pair of headphones?'  

Allow us to address all your questions, for you might not find a better expert than us when it comes to headphones. Here we present the list of best headphones that sound great and fall under the reasonable price segment of 5000. This list comprises both wired and wireless headphones from various brands available in the market.  

Great sound, durability and comfort - the holy trinity for headphone selection are what we have emphasised in this list. This means that we’ve done all the due diligence, for your listening pleasure.  

Now the ball is in your court to pick the perfect headphone that suits your unique taste in music.

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FIT SOUND TUNING WHY BUY
Audio-Technica ATH-102USB
₹ 2399/-₹ 3682/-
On-Ear Balanced Remote learning or hybrid work culture, with Audio Technica’s headset design and noise-cancelling microphone you won’t have to worry about a thing.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
₹ 4599/-₹ 7453/-
Over-Ear Balanced Audio Technica ATH-M20X deliver accurate audio and outstanding comfort, perfect for long sessions in the studio and on the go.
Edifier K550
₹ 999/-₹ 1499/-
On-Ear Balanced You can't go wrong with the Edifier K550. This headset offers superb clarity, be it for calls or music, great microphone and in-line controls.
Edifier K800
₹ 1499/-₹ 2299/-
Over-Ear Balanced The Edifier K800 is a versatile headphone and delivers on every front - be it gaming, communication or music listening.
EPOS PC 5 Chat
₹ 1490/-
On-Ear Flat With universal compatibility, excellent audio quality and a noise-cancelling microphone the EPOS PC 5 Chat redefines what traditional headphones with a mic can deliver.
EPOS PC 8 USB
₹ 2549/-₹ 2990/-
On-Ear Balanced Powerful, refined audio quality fused with noise-cancelling microphone - the EPOS PC 8 USB breaks the conceived notion of a USB headphone.
EIKON H200
₹ 2595/-
Over-Ear Balanced The EIKON H200 headphones present an unrivalled listening experience and total comfort that allows you to submerge in your music.
Monoprice Modern Retro
₹ 2999/-₹ 3999/-
Over-Ear Balanced Monoprice Modern Retro set a new benchmark for price-to-performance ratio delivering professional-quality sound.
Shure SRH240A
₹ 4999/-₹ 7000/-
Over-Ear Balanced Shure SRH240A present a good level of detail throughout the frequency range and a wide soundstage while also remaining comfortable.
Sony WH-CH510
₹ 2990/-₹ 4990/-
On-Ear Warm & Smooth With solid audio, great battery life, and Bluetooth connectivity, the Sony WH-CH510 are excellent bang for your buck.


Audio-Technica - ATH-102USB

Audio-Technica - ATH-102USB

ONE HEADPHONE FOR MUSIC, GAMES AND VIDEOS

Sale price₹ 2399 Regular price₹ 3682
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The ATH-102USB headset with a microphone is ideal for professionals working from home or students enrolled in remote learning. This lightweight, wired headset features a noise-cancelling microphone and dual ear cups to provide high-quality stereo sound for calls, meetings, music and games. The USB-A connector with the included USB-C adapter allows for use with computers like PCs and Macs to a wide range of other devices.

Another aspect of the Audio-Technica ATH-102USB is designed with cleanliness in mind with an Antimicrobial treatment. The headset, controller, plugs, ear pads, and windscreen are all treated with an antimicrobial agent that inhibits bacteria growth. With ATH-102USB, you can enjoy clear natural audio from various sources with high-performance drivers featuring carbon black film diaphragms. USB connectivity ensures digital playback with less noise than analogue connections.

  • Balanced and Clean Sound
  • Noise Cancelling Microphone
  • Anti-Microbial Treatment
  • USB Connectivity

Remote learning or hybrid work culture, with Audio Technica’s headset design and noise cancelling microphone you won’t have to worry about a thing.



Audio-Technica - ATH-M20x

Audio-Technica - ATH-M20x

STUDIO SOUND FOR EVERYONE  

Sale price₹ 4599 Regular price₹ 7453
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The ATH-M20x professional monitor headphones are a great introduction to the critically acclaimed M-Series line. Modern design and high-quality materials are combined to deliver a comfortable listening experience, with enhanced audio and effective isolation. An excellent choice for tracking and mixing, these headphones with great audio and build quality, perform flawlessly hour after hour, year after year.

M-Series professional monitor headphones deliver accurate audio and outstanding comfort, perfect for long sessions in the studio and on the go. Contoured earcups seal tight for excellent sound isolation, with minimal bleed. And the pro-grade materials are sturdy, yet comfortable. Find out why online reviewers, top audio engineers, and cult followers agree when it comes to getting the job done.

  • Accurate audio presentation
  • Modern design and robust build quality
  • Contoured earcups for excellent isolation
  • Optimised for studio tracking and mixing

If you really can't push your budget, this is one of the best options for studio quality headphones. They deliver accurate audio and outstanding comfort, perfect for long sessions in the studio and on the go.



Edifier - K550

Edifier - K550

SOLID AND RELIABLE IN EVERY ASPECT  

Sale price₹ 999 Regular price₹ 1499
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The Edifier K550 is the perfect headset for computer users who are looking for Hi-Fi sound. Engineered with 30 mm Neodymium units, you will experience balanced sound from your music and calls. You can easily adjust the headband for a perfect and comfortable fit. Sponge ear cups are designed to eliminate discomfort for long hours of wear. In-Line controls for volume or muting the microphone are integrated and the microphone features a 120° rotation. The split cable design of these on-ear headphones is perfect use for laptops and computers.

The innovative Edifier K550 headphones design has rolled easy, sophisticated, stylish and colourful all in one. If you're someone who spends most time on your computer chatting or gaming, you'll love these headphones. If you're looking for a set of durable and reliable headphones at a budget price, look no further.

  • Separate headphone and microphone connector
  • Ear cups are designed to seal in sound for a smooth, natural audio output
  • Easily control volume or mute microphone from the integrated controls
  • Microphone features a 120 rotation

You can't go wrong with the Edifier K550. This headset offer superb clarity, be it for calls or music, great microphone and in-line controls.



Edifier - K800

Edifier - K800

A VERSATILE HEADPHONES ON ALL FRONTS  

Sale price₹ 1499 Regular price₹ 2299
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Designed with a high-sensitivity microphone, the K800 will let you talk to friends and family online for hours. It will seem like they are in the room with you. The microphone offers 120-degree rotation, allowing you to conveniently place the microphone where it best suits you with the ability to mute it or adjust the volume with the built-in controls in the cables. To add to the comfort factor, Edifier K800 uses soft leather padded ear-cups, along with a lightweight frame to make it the most comfortable headset you have worn.

On the sound front, K800 is equipped with high-quality and high performing 40mm Neodymium drivers that make this headset the perfect fit for gaming and listening to music. Presenting high fidelity audio experience with punchy bass and airy treble, the K800 will help you conquer any game and enjoy your music. The padded ear cups on the K800 make your listening experience exceptional. Acting as a sound insulator, the ear cups prevent sound leakage and create a seal around your ear, isolating sound. The Edifier K800 is a versatile headphone and delivers on every front - be it gaming, communication or music listening.

  • Dual input 3.5mm connectors for the headphone and microphone
  • Microphone designed with 120° rotation
  • Leather padded ear cups for comfort and preventing sound leakage
  • Easily control volume or mute microphone from the integrated controls

The Edifier K800 is a versatile headphone and delivers on every front - be it gaming, communication or music listening. Add the microphone in the mix and you’ve got yourself an all-rounder.



EPOS - PC 5 Chat

EPOS - PC 5 Chat

QUALITY SOUND AND EASY COMMUNICATION ALL DAY  

Sale price₹ 1490 Regular price
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Enjoy excellent audio quality while talking over the Internet, e-learning or gaming with the EPOS PC 5 Chat. PC 5 Chat is lightweight and comfortable for wearing for hours, yet built to last long for active everyday use. The high-quality noise-cancelling microphone assures, that your voice is always clearly understood during your Internet conversations and can be swivelled back when not in use.

The PC 5 Chat headset offers compatibility with PC, Mac, mobiles and tablets. A single 3.5 mm jack allows plug-and-play simplicity, and a lightweight, robust design brings comfort and durability. The stereo headset maximises your focus, while a unidirectional noise-cancelling microphone keeps communication clear. The earpads used for the PC 5 Chat are replaceable for long term sustainable use.

  • Excellent audio clarity for Internet use and casual gaming
  • Noise-cancelling microphone with swivelling design assures clear conversations
  • Lightweight design for outstanding wearing comfort
  • Plug-and-play simplicity for quick connection to your PC or tablet with a 3.5 mm jack

With universal compatibility, excellent audio quality and noise cancelling microphone the EPOS PC 5 Chat redefines what traditional headphones with mic can deliver.



EPOS - PC 8 USB

EPOS - PC 8 USB

USB CONVENIENCE WITH REFINED AUDIO QUALITY EVERYTIME  

Sale price₹ 2549 Regular price₹ 2990
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The EPOS PC 8 USB stereo headset with an in-line sound card for PC and Mac gives you control and allows you to focus on online calls, whether you are working, studying remotely, or simply staying in touch with friends and family. An in-line controller lets you adjust volume and muting, minimising interruption to on-screen tasks. Meanwhile, the stereo earpiece design limits distractions from your immediate surroundings, letting you focus on what matters.

EPOS' powerful, refined processing technology assures optimal audio quality, and a unidirectional noise-cancelling microphone cuts away background clatter so that what you say is always crystal clear. An in-line USB sound card and proprietary transducer technology deliver high-quality stereo sound, while the unidirectional microphone is designed for passive noise-cancellation for clear communication. The headset's lightweight, durable construction means it can cope with the rigours of daily life while keeping it comfortable for as long as you need.

  • Excellent sound clarity and durability
  • Noise canceling microphone
  • USB plug & play connectivity
  • Stereo sound perfect for a range of applications such as music and gaming, too
  • Lightweight and comfortable
  • Easy volume control

Powerful, refined audio quality fused with noise cancelling microphones - the EPOS PC 8 USB breaks the conceived notion of a USB headphone



EIKON - H200

EIKON - H200

STUDIO QUALITY SOUND WITHOUT BREAKING THE BANK  

Sale price₹ 2595 Regular price
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EIKON H200 monitor headphones are built for the studio. They have a closed-back design that isolates unwanted noise and produces clean, smooth audio reproduction with deep bass. The headphones also feature soft cushioned ear pads. The H200 headphones are robustly built with a Dynamic Neodymium magnet, 40mm driver size, a Sound Pressure Level of 95 +/- 3 dB, a frequency range of between 15-28000 Hz, and a Nominal Impedance of 32 ohms.

The EIKON H200 headphones, with their 40 mm neodymium transducers offer you an unrivalled frequency response and total comfort, allowing you to have an optimal listening experience. It is also worth noting that these headphones are also compatible with all major smartphones, tablets and various other devices.

  • Smooth audio reproduction with deep bass
  • Closed-back, circum aural design isolate against ambient noise
  • Extremely soft and supple comfortable cushioned ear pads
  • Compatible with all major devices with its 3.5mm and 6.3mm adapter

The EIKON H200 headphones present an unrivalled listening experience and total comfort that allows you to submerge in your music.



Monoprice - Modern Retro

Monoprice - Modern Retro

ENGINEERED TO SET PRECEDENCE

Sale price₹ 2999 Regular price₹ 3999
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Get professional-quality sound with the Monoprice Modern Retro headphones. They deliver clean sound across the audio spectrum with the 50mm drivers, which are 25% larger than most headphone drivers, helping them produce a solid 15Hz - 25kHz frequency response. Monoprice Modern Retro is engineered with attention to detail as the team at Monoprice believes life is too short for audio products that don't sound great!

These headphones look great anywhere you go and sound great for hours. The soft, split‑leather ear pads help prevent fatigue, and the large size will fit comfortably around almost any set of ears. The headphones provide just enough isolation for you to easily slip away from the world and enjoy the world as your music makes it. With a nominal impedance of 32 ohms, the Modern Retro is perfect for mobile devices, HiFi, and audio/video production.

  • Professional grade sound
  • Looks great
  • Ultra-comfortable ear pads with a good amount of isolation
  • Clean sound with 15Hz - 25kHz frequency response
  • Perfect for mobile devices with 32 ohms impedance

Monoprice Modern Retro set a new benchmark for price-to-performance delivering professional quality sound.



Shure - SRH240A

Shure - SRH240A

PROFESSIONAL QUALITY AUDIO S(H)URE SHOT  

Sale price₹ 4999 Regular price₹ 7000
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The Shure SRH240A are closed-back, over-ear headphones offering high-quality audio reproduction for home recordings or general listening in a lightweight and comfortable design. Large 40mm neodymium dynamic drivers provide clear, detailed sound with a wide frequency response while the closed-back ear cup design helps block out ambient noise.

The construction of the SRH240A features thick over-ear cushions and an adjustable headband that deliver long-lasting comfort, allowing you to listen for hours without fatigue. The ear pads can be easily replaced to keep the headphones comfortable for years to come. The oxygen-free copper cable offers plenty of slack and has a gold-plated 3.5mm TRS plug and a 1/4" adapter for wide compatibility with consumer and professional audio gear.

  • 40mm neodymium dynamic drivers
  • Optimized performance for use with most pro and consumer audio devices
  • Closed-back design
  • Legendary Shure quality
  • Replaceable ear cup pads
  • Includes threaded 1/8"-1/4" adapter

Shure SRH240A present a good level of detail throughout the frequency range and a wide soundstage while also remaining comfortable.



Sony - WH-CH510

Sony - WH-CH510

WIRELESS CONVENIENCE MINUS THE COMPROMISE  

Sale price₹ 2990 Regular price₹ 4990
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Keep your favourite songs playing throughout the day with the Sony WH-CH510 wireless headset. When connected via Bluetooth technology, WH-CH510 offers up to 35 hours of music playback time and 30 hours of talk time. This Sony wireless headset provides a tight seal around the ears, letting you enjoy your favourite tunes and conversations without interruption. The WH-CH510 is built to be your go-to buddy wherever you go. A lightweight design for easy travel and listening on the go. You can now take these Sony Bluetooth Headphones anywhere with you as they are lightweight and compact. Also, the swivel earcups enable you to pack them safely in your bag.

Sony WH-CH510 comes embedded with 30mm dynamic dome drivers to deliver the signature Sony sound that we all have come to love. The built-in microphone lets you have your conversations on your smartphones, enabling easy hands-free calling. Use the in-built buttons to play, stop or skip through your favourite tracks and adjust the volume accordingly. You also can connect your smartphone’s voice assistant to get directions, and by pressing the multi-function button twice, you’ll get quick access to Siri or Google Assistant.

  • Up to 35 hours of playback time
  • Simplified Bluetooth connectivity with NFC One-touch
  • 30mm driver unit for dynamic sound
  • Swivel design for easy travel
  • Easy hands-free calling and voice assistant commands with microphone
  • Next-generation USB Type C charging

With solid audio, great battery life, and Bluetooth connectivity, the Sony WH-CH510 are excellent bang for your buck.

This brings us to the end of our curated headphones under Rs. 5000. All the headphones listed above offer an immersive audio experience and hope it helps you in making your buying decision.  

Happy Listening!